Morgan Appointed to Brookings Health System Board of Trustees

Posted: 2/19/2014

Jim MorganJim Morgan, retired CEO of Daktronics, was recently appointed to Brookings Health System’s Board of Trustees.

Morgan came to Brookings in 1965 to attend SDSU and is a graduate of the electrical engineering program. He worked for Daktronics for 44 years, beginning with the company when it was an upstart, and spent 13 years as the company’s CEO. He currently serves on Daktronics Board of Directors.

He has also served on the SDSU Engineering Dean’s Advisory Council, the SDSU Foundation Board of Trustees and the South East Technical Institute Foundation Board. He recently co-chaired the capital campaign for United Living Center’s renovation.

He fills a county-appointed position; his term will expire Jan. 1, 2016.

About Brookings Health System

Brookings Health System, located in Brookings, South Dakota, includes a 49-bed hospital, the 79-bed The Neighborhoods at Brookview nursing home, Brookhaven Estates senior living apartments, Yorkshire Eye Clinic, Arlington Medical Center and White Medical Clinic. It is a non-profit, city-owned facility that offers the community a full range of inpatient, outpatient, surgical and extended care services. The emergency room is staffed 24 hours a day and provides around the clock patient needs ranging from minor injuries to life threatening crises. For more information about the services offered at Brookings Health System, please call (605) 696-9000 or visit us on the Web at brookingshealth.org.